Thursday, February 25, 2010

Send Us Some Goodness ... Very Soon

The George G. Glenner Alzheimer’s Family Centers has been nominated as a favorite charity on the Show Us Your Goodness web site, sponsored by snack maker riceworks. Numerous people, from former board members to current caregivers, are joining in to help our organization become a semi-finalist for the People’s Pick. Grand prize for the eventual winner is $20,000.

Click here to learn more about how you too can nominate Glenner as your favorite charity. All nominations due by Sunday, February 28, so don’t wait!

Here’s info on nominations from the Web site:
1. To nominate your favorite charity, simply tell us the name and a few details on what you find most inspiring. Click the nominate button on the right that takes you to a short nomination form.
2. From all nominations received, thirty-three (33) charities will be chosen as Semi-Finalists by a panel of riceworks® judges.
Starting March 16, 2010, we'll remind everybody to return here to vote the "People's Pick" Award from one of these thirty-three (33) Semi-Finalists. The decision for the Grand Prize winner and two Finalists will be based on final agreement by six independent judges, based on the judging criteria.
The Grand Prize Charity winner receives $20,000 and the two Finalists receive $5,000 each. And each of the 30 winning charities for the "Sponsor's Choice" award receives $1,000.
3. Bonus! For submitting your charity's winning story, the nominators of the three top Finalists will win $100 worth of riceworks® products! So nominate now.